Grants & Funding

Biosketch Support

A biosketch is a short description of your professional identity often required for grant applications. Learn more about creating your biosketch for NIH and NSF in SciENcv

Finding Funding

Librarians can provide assistance with searching funding databases and creating funding opportunity alerts. We can also help Find Research Collaborators.

The NCSU Research Development Office provides access to:

NCSU Libraries Training Materials

Grant Proposal Writing

The NC State University Libraries has many spaces, facilities, and technologies that may be useful for your NSF, NIH, and other agency grant proposals. Please request a consultation so that we can discuss your specific grant proposal requirements.

Sponsored Research and Public Access Compliance

Librarians can provide assistance with funding agency requirements, including data management plans. For more information, meet with a librarian or Ask Us.

Sponsored Programs & Regulatory Compliance Services (SPARCS)

SPARCS facilitates the submission of proposals, the negotiation of agreements, the administration of internally and externally funded projects, and the administration of subagreements that provide funding to NC State University. SPARCS provides online training on compliance and other topics.

Additional Resources

Federal Grant Funding Agencies

Grants.gov - Find, apply for, and track federal grants from 26 federal grant-making agencies.  

State Grant Funding Agencies